Dach Family History

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Dach Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle High German dahe, tahe ‘mud’, ‘clay’, for a settler on clayey soil.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Hach, Rach, Bach, Ach, Dachs, Drach, Zach, Dash, Gach, Kach

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Dach Family Origin

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Dach Family Occupations

What did your Dach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dach occupation in the USA was Butcher. 29% of Dach's were Butchers. Butcher, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dach. A less common occupation for the Dach family was Grocery Dealer.

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  • Butcher

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Grocery Dealer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dach ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Dach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dach census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Dach

Passenger List

There are 988 immigration records available for the last name Dach. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Dach. For the veterans among your Dach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dach Life Expectancy

What is the average Dach lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Dach in 1963 was 40, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dach ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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